Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) Program

The Port of Bellingham, which oversees the Bellingham International Airport (BLI) has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program in accordance with U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations, 49 CFR Part 26. The Port of Bellingham is dedicated to the creation of a contracting environment that is welcoming to small businesses, including DBE’s.

Businesses seeking to be federally certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) should contact the Washington State Office of Minority and Women Business Enterprises (OMWBE) for more information.